LCV manufacturer news

The Van Expert provides news and reviews about LCV manufacturers, from all over the automotive world.

Volkswagen Sharan The Van Expert

Emissions driving private-hire Volkswagen order

Major private-hire operator Addison Lee Group is to add 1,200 Volkswagen Sharan people carriers to its fleet to meet London's new emissions regulations.
Renault Master aluminium tipper The Van Expert

Renault Master gains new tipper and box van options

Renault is expanding its Master range of mid-sized vans with a new lightweight tipper and a Luton box van with greater payload.
1901 Ford Ranger The Van Expert

More power and economy for Ford Ranger

Updates to the Ford Ranger pick-up will include more power, greater fuel efficiency, enhanced refinement and advanced driver assistance technologies.The revised Ranger will go on...
1901 Vauxhall Vivaro The Van Expert

All-new Vauxhall Vivaro set for Birmingham debut

The all-new Vauxhall Vivaro van will make its world debut at the CV Show in Birmingham on 30th April, before going on sale in...
Ford Transit Nugget campervan | The Van Expert

Ford to offer campervan conversion directly through dealers

Ford has announced that the Nugget, a campervan version of its Transit Custom, will be available to order directly from Ford dealers later this year.
Nissan NV300 concept van January 2019 | The Van Expert

Nissan NV300 concept showcases recycled battery tech

Nissan has built a new NV300 concept van conversion to highlight a new integrated portable battery pack made from recycled Nissan Leaf batteries.
Ford and Volkswagen announce alliance to develop new LCVs

VW and Ford to jointly develop new LCVs

Ford and VW have announced a partnership to develop new vans and pick-ups, as well as share development of electric vehicles and other future technology.
Ford Ranger for RNLI | The Van Expert

Ford celebrates partnership with RNLI

Ford has concluded a deal with the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) to supply the charity with more than 450 vehicles over the next three years.

Vauxhall Vivaro Life turns van into MPV

Vauxhall is extending its popular Vivaro van range into the leisure MPV market with two new versions under the Life name.
Volkswagen Grand California The Van Expert

Volkswagen Grand California heads for NEC show

The Volkswagen Grand California will make its UK debut at the Birmingham NEC in February, the Crafter-based motorhome promising more space and more tech.
Renault Master conversion for Renault Sport F1 team

Renault Masters the art of F1 car transportation

Renault has created an eye-catching showcase for its van conversion programme by creating a bespoke car transporter for the Renault Sport Formula One team.
Volkswagen Caravelle Executive - November 2018

Volkswagen delivers new contract hire offers

Volkswagen has launched new contract hire offers across its van range, with up to £3,000 of initial rental contribution and two free services.
Fiat Ducato Sportivo

Fiat Black Friday Sportivo van offers

Fiat Professional is offering customers a special Black Friday contract hire deal on all Sportivo specification vans ordered before 7 December.
Mercedes-Benz X-Class Storm Edition - front

Mercedes-Benz cooks up a Storm for Black Friday

Mercedes-Benz has launched a special Black Friday offer involving contract hire deals on a special edition X-Class Storm pick-up and Vito Sport van.

£45.7K price tag for Renault Master electric

Renault has revealed pricing and specifications for its all-electric Master Z.E. LCV.The van, which can cover 74 miles between charges and takes six hours...
Mitsubishi L200 update, November 2018 (The Van Expert)

New Mitsubishi L200 pick-up truck revealed

Mitsubishi has unveiled a new version of the L200 pick-up truck, signalling a facelift for the fifth-generation of its venerable workhorse.
Volkswagen Amarok Aventura

Volkswagen announces special-edition Amarok Aventura

Volkswagen has topped its specification offerings for its Amarok pick-up with a new special-edition Aventura trim.
Volkswagen California 30 Years

Special 30th anniversary VW California launched

Volkswagen is celebrating three decades of its legendary California campervan with a new special edition called the California 30 Years.
Renault Trafic Premier Edition

Renault bolsters van range with Premier Edition models

Renault has added a high-spec trim level called Premier Edition to its Kangoo, Trafic and Master van models.The Premier Edition specification boasts extra standard...
Isuzu D-Max Fury limited edition available January 2019

Isuzu adds new D-Max Fury pick-up for 2019

Isuzu has reintroduced the D-Max Fury nameplate to its ubiquitous range of pickups, bringing an aggressive new edge to the updated truck.
Izusu D-Max Truck updates

Isuzu updates D-Max Arctic Trucks

Isuzu has released a model year update to its heavy-duty D-Max Arctic Trucks AT35 line, with some new colours and updated specifications.
Volkswagen Caddy for Genus Breeding | The Van Expert

Volkswagen breeds a new Caddy conversion for Genus

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles is celebrating an order for 350 new Caddy vans in a three-year deal with biotechnology firm Genus Breeding.
Vauxhall Vivaro griffin grille badge

The Griffin strikes back

Vauxhall appears to be well on the road to recovery after its first year under PSA ownership, a welcome return to form after years of falling sales.
PSA Group compact van wins IVOTY 2019

PSA trio win International Van of the Year 2019

The new generation family of compact vans from the PSA Group has won the International Van of the Year Award 2019.
Maxus EV80 The Van Expert

Maxus electric van to debut in Hannover

Four electric versions of the Maxus V80 van will be unveiled at the IAA Commercial Vehicle Show in Hannover this month.The van manufacturer, known...